High school graduation rates have improved steadily for five years in West Virginia, jumping 8.5 percent since the fall of 2008. That's according to new state Department of Education figures.
Officials credit retention and alternative-education programs in schools, and an anti-truancy initiative the state Supreme Court launched in 2012.
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